Cornish Maritime History Conference

2 November 2013

A special event at the National Maritime Museum Cornwall.

This year’s Cornish Maritime History Conference features speakers on a diverse range of fascinating topics including:

  • Pioneers and plant hunters: linking Falmouth to the Empire by Megan Westley
  • 17th century Barbary Piracy and the West Country Fisheries by Jo Esra
  • Steam Shipping Lines in Cornwall by Roy Fenton
  • Interpreting Fox’s Falmouth Shipping Arrivals Ledgers by Jonathan Griffin

Plus contributors to the long awaited The Maritime History of Cornwall, which will be launched at the conference.

For more information please contact Tony Pawlyn:

Adults £30, Museum Ticket holders £25 (includes all refreshments, lunch and admission to the Museum & Library). Student concessions on application.